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11-19-2010, 07:38 PM
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Atlanta's goal song is the olé olé olé song?!

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Watching WAS@ATL tonight, a little surprised to hear the Thrashers using our olé! song as their goal song! Is this new? Anyway a nice homage...

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I still think the Habs should have something like this as a goal song... Can you imagine how loud it would get if we actually had a song to sing along with as our goal song??? Instead of this vertigo crap!!?

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I still think the Habs should have something like this as a goal song... Can you imagine how loud it would get if we actually had a song to sing along with as our goal song??? Instead of this vertigo crap!!?
and then even more people would ***** when we sing it without being A) in the lead B) in the final minutes of the game C ) stanley cup finals.

I still think the loreille song was amazing as everyone could chant to it. But that's another can of worms.

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worst goal song ever

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worst goal song ever
the Habs organisation was just trolling fans/players/people.

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oh my god, that was just awful...

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Watching WAS@ATL tonight, a little surprised to hear the Thrashers using our olé! song as their goal song! Is this new? Anyway a nice homage...
You do know its a soccer song, right?

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yup, the Thrashers uses Ole this season. Dunno why though

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the Habs organisation was just trolling fans/players/people.
exactly. I blame the Habs DJ.

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You do know its a soccer song, right?
not the original version but the remixed one yes

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Our goal song is so weird. Whenever we score I feel obliged to sing along, but singing out " Hello hello I'm at a place called vertigo" feels weird. I really like the Rangers and Blackhawks songs. Really catchy

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Our goal song is so weird. Whenever we score I feel obliged to sing along, but singing out " Hello hello I'm at a place called vertigo" feels weird. I really like the Rangers and Blackhawks songs. Really catchy
yeah, I used to do that aswell when they played the original version from 2005 to 2008.

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You do know its a soccer song, right?
Ah, welcome to our board, NY.

Of course, the Olé! song has roots in Spanish football; but in the NHL, it's become better known as the Habs song. You do know that, right?

Sort of like how "To Anacreon in Heaven" is a British drinking song, but in the United States it's become better known as The Star Spangled Banner.

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Our goal song is so weird. Whenever we score I feel obliged to sing along, but singing out " Hello hello I'm at a place called vertigo" feels weird. I really like the Rangers and Blackhawks songs. Really catchy
How do people feel about this one?

sorry don't know how to embed YouTube

I sorta liked it, anyway waaaaay better than "Vertigo".

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You do know its a soccer song, right?
Please show us FIFA's copyright to the song.

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You do know its a soccer song, right?
& your point is? So what that it's a soccer song.

Really, you gotta be kidding me, the Ole, Ole song has always been used by the HABS fans. I mean it's THEIR thing & Atlanta can't think of their own song to use, wow that's lame.

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Suits Habs management right, mother**** that U2 fan get us a real goal song please?!

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How do people feel about this one?

sorry don't know how to embed YouTube

I sorta liked it, anyway waaaaay better than "Vertigo".
Everyone I know liked it better than vertigo. I have no clue why the habs decided to go with vertigo, it sucks I hate it

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How do people feel about this one?

sorry don't know how to embed YouTube

I sorta liked it, anyway waaaaay better than "Vertigo".
kinda expected a rick roll. Colour me disappointed.


But yeah, I like this song. Streets ahead of the crap we've had for the last 6 years.

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Fans could go : OHHHHH OHHH OHHH !

It was great. I really miss it. Vertigo blows so much. Really hope they finally decide to replace it soon.

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Kind of like how the Sens army stole that idea from the Kovalchuk army, or some **** ?

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But yeah, I like this song. Streets ahead of the crap we've had for the last 6 years.
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Everyone I know liked it better than vertigo. I have no clue why the habs decided to go with vertigo, it sucks I hate it
Yup most fans I know liked the old "Wooah-Wooah-Woah" goal song better than Vertigo. Plus the W-W-W song was Made in Québec... (which brings an idea, maybe one of the more language-obsessed QC journalists could lobby for a change, on that angle, I mean, Vertigo has all-English lyrics, the W-W-W song is "neutral"...)

Since Habs' management have started fan voting for the three stars, it seems they want fans more involved, a campaign for a new goal song might get a reaction? Of course I care more about goals than the friggin' song, but maybe someone could make a poll, what would you like as a goal song: 1) Vertigo 2) W-W-W 3) Other...

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we had the simple plan song that was also made in quebec.

what an epic fail that was. there's been petitions going around the interwebs regarding this particular topic (L'oreille as goal song) since forever, but I guess those never really materialize, despite the # of people signing it.

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Did the Habs copyright the song? I think not.

As far as I'm concerned, it's anybody's song. Well, it's the song to the band that actually produced and sang it.

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This olé olé song played during senior games in early 2000's (before the Habs used it)

Personnaly I think this song suck

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Bah, i think it's cool.

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